The administrative court of the state of Hesse, Germany, has rejected the statement of the 39-year-old Palestinian to grant him German citizenship – on the grounds that he attended the seminars of the group «Muslim brotherhood» and represents a threat to freedom and democracy of this country.
About it writes on Thursday, November 23, the website of the newspaper the Jerusalem Post.
The German intelligence service monitor the activities of the Islamist organization, because they see it as a threat to the constitutional order of Germany, stated in a submission to the Federal authorities report.
The plaintiff arrived in Germany from Libya in 1996, according to one of the educational programs and in 2007 received a residence permit. Two years later he married a German woman, and the permission to stay in Germany was extended. Earlier the lower court supported his petition for citizenship, filed in 2011.
According to the report of the Federal intelligence service of Germany for the year 2016, the country is home to 1.040 members and supporters of the organization «Muslim Brothers» – the oldest and most influential of the Sunni movements.
It was founded in Egypt in 1928 and supported close contacts with the terrorist group Hamas, and President of Turkey Recep Taipa Erdogan, his government and the ruling party AKP. In 2013, Egypt’s President Abdel al-Sisi admitted his terrorist group.